Free screening of documentary, Defining Hope, highlighting patients at the end-of-life and the nurses who guide them

AAMC nurses are invited to join the Walden University community for a special screening of the powerful new documentary Defining Hope. The film highlights the truly moving stories of those faced with end-of-life decisions—and the nurses who guide them.  View the Defining Hope trailer here. Details of the screening are[…]

  1. Brandy Brown: I'm going to try to be there for this! Great way to start National Hospice and Palliative Care Month. Hope…

Ease nicotine cravings and help your patient quit tobacco

In the Cancer Prevention Department/Nicotine Dependence Program, one of our primary areas of focus is tobacco treatment for our inpatient population as well as our community.  Tobacco treatment requires engagement from the entire health care team.  We encourage physicians and nurses to recognize patients who are admitted to the hospital[…]

Celebrating the success of the ELNEC Core – Train the Trainer Conference at AAMC

The End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) project is an international education initiative to improve palliative care. The project provides training in palliative care with essential information to nurses, including undergraduate and graduate nursing faculty, continuing education providers, staff development educators, specialty nurses in pediatrics, oncology, critical care, geriatrics and advanced[…]

Professional Power Hour – It Could Be Your Next Patient: Identifying and Responding to Human Trafficking

It Could Be Your Next Patient: Identifying and Responding to Human Trafficking Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Location TBD Speakers Susan Ritter, Victim Advocate, Homeland Security Investigations Rae Leonard, Abuse & Domestic Violence Program Coordinator Something doesn’t seem right with your patient… you suspect she is a[…]

MAAPC Conference: Medical Cannabis in Maryland, How it may affect your practice

Register now for the Maryland Academy of Advanced Practice Clinicians (MAAPC) Pharmacology Updates Fall 2017: Medical Cannabis in Maryland, How it may affect your practice Saturday, Nov. 4 9am – 1:30pm 7th floor, Belcher Pavilion Register here The Conference is open to all health care providers – Nurses, Nurse Practitioners[…]

There is a seat for everyone: Coming to the Table at AAMC

The #ThisIsNotUs sprang out of the tragedy of Charlottesville, Virginia this August. While well-intended, I believe it missed the mark. #ThisIsNotWhoWeWantToBe would have more honest and allowed for authentic personal reflection, which would eventually lead to lasting healing. The truth is we ALL have work to do. Coming to the[…]

Your donations make an impact — 750 scrubs collected for disaster relief!

The E.A.R.T.H. (Environmental Action Relates to Health) Team would like to thank all of the individuals, department champions and the AAMC Auxiliary for their collection efforts to help support recent disaster relief projects. We were able to collect scrubs, gurneys, a chair and much more!! AAMC staff came together, with[…]

Join your nursing colleagues at MNA for food, facts and fun!

Join your colleagues for FACTS, FOOD and FUN at the Maryland Nurses Association District 3 Annual Business Meeting. AAMC’s own Shahde Graham-Coker, MSN, RN-BC, will present Nurses Roles in Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems. All nurses are welcome to attend! Maryland Nurses Association District 3 Annual Business[…]

  1. Jen: Shah I will be there!!!!!!!!!!!!! You go girl !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  2. Jean Little: Proud of Shahde!

  3. Brandy Brown: Yes, please join us and network with your fellow nurses!!